Definition: This entry provides the number of hospital beds per 1,000 people. Hospital beds include inpatient beds available in public, private, general, and specialized hospitals and rehabilitation centers. In most cases, beds for both acute and chronic care are included. Because the level of inpatient services required for individual countries depends on several factors - such as the burden of disease - there is no global target of number of hopital beds per country.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Hospital bed density map
OECD countries by hospital bed density 2013
www.statista.com - 4/24/1984 11:52:55 PM
Number of hospital beds ... worldwide 2012 Countries with the highest density of hospital beds worldwide 2012 Hospital bed density in China 2000-2012 Hospital bed density in China 2000-2012 Rate of mental health hospital beds by world region 2014 Rate ...
Are there enough doctors and hospital beds in your country?
Rediff India Abroad - 2/3/2015 3:53:41 AM
The two maps, above, show the density of hospital beds and doctors per 10,000 population across the world. The data, taken from WHO's World Health Statistics 2014, is a measure of healthcare available to the people of a country. The report states that data ...
Many still missing at site of deadly Iran building collapse
San Francisco Chronicle - 1/20/2017 8:27:12 AM
On Friday, authorities said an injured firefighter died at a local hospital. No survivors or bodies have been ... said Pirhossein Kolivand, head of the country's emergency department. The disaster at the 17-story Plasco building, inadvertently shown ...
The World’s Most Outstanding Medical Missionary
Christianity Today - 1/10/2017 4:17:12 PM
A missionary surgeon to one of the world’s poorest countries ... The prize money will be used to create the country’s first postgraduate medical training, add 48 new beds to the 172 at Kibuye Hope Hospital, and improve lower-limb fracture care ...
Red Cross Calls UK Hospital Crowding a “Humanitarian Crisis”
worldeventsandthebible.com - 1/7/2017 2:26:13 PM
The charity said it has dispatched volunteers in several areas of the country to help patients go home and free up hospital beds. It claims cuts to social-care funding by the Conservative government mean some patients can’t be discharged because there is ...
Hungry and Ill in a Country Plundered by Boko Haram
nytimes.com - 1/14/2017 10:57:29 AM
Over the next 40 days, she took him to one public hospital and then another. Both denied him. There were no vacant hospital beds, they told her ... stealing crops in the country’s most fertile region to feed its fighters. Farmers fled, and many have ...
World Health Organization - 1/3/2017 1:45:02 AM
There is no global norm for the density of hospital beds in relation to total population ... have reported having over 30 (the world average). Of the five countries which reported on number of psychiatric beds per 10 000 population, 0.1 has been reported ...
Nurse’s Facebook rant goes viral after stranger asks her ‘why would you wipe people’s a***s for a living?’
The Sun - 1/20/2017 2:36:27 AM
Charmaine Briggs who posted on Facebook following being asked why she ‘wiped peoples a***s every day’ Her message was soon shared across the world and currently has ... nursing training told This Is The West Country: “I was in a coffee shop ...
Turkish Hospital All Set To Open In New Salata
qatarscoop.com - 1/16/2017 7:34:41 AM
Qatar-based Taleb Group joined hands with Turkey’s Ruzgar Group to deliver medical services of international standards in the country through the establishment of The Turkish Hospital in Doha’s New Salata. The hospital is going to have a hundred beds ...
Abstract P360: Hypertension Treatment Rates And Health Worker Density: An Analysis Of Worldwide Data
circ.ahajournals.org - 4/6/2015 11:54:20 PM
Data for potential confounding variables--per capita gross domestic product, hospital bed density ... Full data were available from 146 countries spanning all World Bank income classification categories. Health worker density was significantly associated ...
Putin will build a $48 million luxury hospital for elites as average Russians struggle for healthcare
Vice News - 1/20/2017 6:25:31 AM
The opulent health care clinic will open in Moscow at a time when Russian health care is in crisis and disparity in the quality of medical care between Russian oligarchs and the country’s ... a lack of medicines and hospital beds, and a shortage of ...
Hospital overcrowding set to continue
Sunday World - 1/8/2017 12:44:49 PM
Unprecedented levels of overcrowding that affected the country’s hospitals last week are set to continue ... "We can't absolutely say when certain other peaks will happen or the number of beds closed on any particular week can change due to infection ...
Carmel runner sidelined by cancer travels to World Track and Field Championships thanks to Make-A-Wish
cbs4indy.com - 1/12/2017 10:27:03 PM
CARMEL- An avid track and cross and country runner is sidelined by cancer ... Suddenly, Cooper who had been running 40 miles a week was stuck in a hospital bed. Cooper was determined not to let the cancer keep him down. He asked for a stationary bike ...
Indias patient, hospital bed ratio not in pink of health
Financial Express - 9/19/2009 4:23:55 AM
it can increase its hospital bed density to two per 1,000 population by 2025, from the current 0.86 per 1,000 population, estimates an Ernst & Young-Ficci projection. The country would still lag miserably behind the current world average of 2.6 ...
British Red Cross Calls Hospital Overcrowding in the UK a "Humanitarian Crisis"
abcnewsradioonline.com - 1/8/2017 4:16:35 AM
Mike Adamson, British Red Cross chief, said the charity was called in to assist the National Health Service (NHS) to free up beds. Volunteers ... the humanitarian crisis in our hospital and ambulance services across the country," Adamson said.